Author: Frank

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How long does it take to learn to Kitesurf?

How long does it take to learn to Kitesurf? Is roughly takes 8 till 21 hours of kitesurfing lessons to learn the theory and the technique. It takes on other 35+ hours to really get a hang of it and feel comfortably able to start, ride and land your kite on your own.  This is…
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Kitesurfing harness

The function of a kite harness  A kite harness or kite trapeze connects you to your kite. It transmit the power of the kite from your arms to your body.  By putting the power on your body your arms don’s have to carry all the power and you last longer and you can steer real…
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What thickness of wetsuit do i need

For most surfer the question rises: “what thickness of wetsuit do i need?” For the best fit of the thickness you need a wetsuit that is warm enough in the water you want to go surfing in. The thickness of a wetsuit gives an idea how warm a wetsuit is, but there are other components. …
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The right kite size

Is bigger always better? One of the most asked question: “what size kite must i use?”  so what is: The right kite size? This is for people who want to buy a kite, or people how want to kite and have more than one size kite.  How do I choose the right size kite? To…
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Which kite bar do i need for kitesurfing?

Which kite bar do i need for my kite?   For every type and brand of kite there is kitebar available. If you buy a new kite you can add the best bar that kite. You want to start at selecting the kite you want and want a bar that fits the kite. More about information…
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Railey

How to do a Railey kitesurfing Now you probably masterd all the basics in kiting and it is time to start the first real unhooked freestyle move. This trick is still a signature trick for all magazines and your way up the trick stairs. So lets start directly. Make sure you have a comfortable riding…
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Wetsuit for surfing

How to find your perfect wetsuit for surfing! How to select your surf wetsuit A wetsuit is an essential part of your kitesurf gear and the differences between wetsuits can be checked in a few categories:  Length Thickness Zipper position Flexibility Men v.s. Woman Size  The thickness of a wetsuit One of the reasons you want…
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Waterstart voor Kitesurfen

De Waterstart voor Kitesurfen. Voordat je zelf begint met het oefenen van de waterstart zorg dat je goed voorbereid te werk gaat. Kitesurfen is een extreme sport met grote gevaren als je volledig onbekwaam bent. Daarom adviseren wij van Kitestars ook altijd om eerste kitesurfles te nemen bij een goede kitesurfschool! Bekijk alle Kitesurfscholen Als…
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How to Bodydrag

How to do a Bodydrag kitesurfing? Warning before There are a lot of ways to explain this part, but the most important thing to do and what we support as KiteStars is that you should take a lessen and not go try out on your own!Kitesurfing is not a dangerous sport if you know what…
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Gepowerde Front roll

Powered frontroll   Hoe maak je een gepowerde front roll met een kite? De frontroll is een van de eerste powerd trick die je gaat proberen, soms na de backroll. Het is een tricks die van het wakeboarden komt en is een new-skool kite trick. Bij de frontroll blijft de kite in een positie en…
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